Today's News

  • Anderson duo takes on Indiana in All-Star series

    Makenzie Cann and Eriel McKee have two more high school basketball games.

    The top two scorers in Anderson County High School history are members of the Kentucky All-Star team that will take on the Indiana All-Stars in the annual summer series this weekend.

    The series is set to resume Friday at the Beck Center on the campus of Transylvania University in Lexington. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.

  • Anderson resident selected to KHSAA Hall of Fame

    Anderson County resident Freddie Maggard has been selected for induction into the Dawahare's/KHSAA Hall of Fame. Maggard is one of 10 members of the Class of 2015 and will be inducted into the hall on March 21, 2015 in ceremonies at the Lexington Civic Center.

  • Smallmouth fishing getting stronger as water temps rise

    The stream smallmouth fishing season is in full bloom.

    A late spring following a brutally cold winter caused some hit and miss stream smallmouth fishing this past spring. With the warm winds of June now here, stream smallmouth are settling into their summer patterns with water temperatures stabilizing in the mid-70s.

  • West Virginia Gobbler

    Keith Lilly displays the gobbler he took during a trip to West Virginia. The bird sported a 9 1/2-inch beard and sharp 1 3/8-inch spurs.

  • What a catch!

    Tammy Goodlett caught this 50-pound catfish out of the Kentucky River near Lawrenceburg.

  • The Lineup, June 11, 2014

    Anderson County High School




    Worth/KHSAA State Softball Tournament

    Jack Fisher Park, Owensboro

    Double elimination format


    Winner's bracket

    First round

    Male 16, Greenwood 1

  • State tournament notes: Lady Cats could be state title contender

    While Anderson County expected to advance a bit farther than it did in the state tournament, the Lady Bearcats learned some very important lessons for a 2015 campaign that should see Anderson play the role of heavy favorite in the Eighth Region and, perhaps, a contender for the state championship.

    Anderson loses just two seniors, and only one of them, center fielder Molly Burkhead, saw significant playing time this year.

    The other senior, Madison Brummett, was hampered by injuries most of the year.

  • Friday not kind to Lady Bearcats

    The Anderson County High School softball team won one and lost two at the state softball tournament, held at Owensboro's Jack Fisher Park Thursday through Saturday of last week. The following are summaries of the Lady Bearcats' three games at the state.

    Curry leads Lady Bearcats past Johnson Central in opener

  • Lady Cats taste the big time at state

    OWENSBORO, Ky. – It might have been a taste of what could be in store for high school softball in Anderson County.

    The Lady Bearcats did not see things end like they wanted in the Worth/KHSAA State Softball Tournament, held at Owensboro's Jack Fisher Park last week. The dream was that of an extended run, perhaps even making it to Saturday as one of the last four teams standing.

    With a break or two, the Lady Bearcats had that kind of potential.

  • 'Sticks' totes really big stick for 'Cats


    Just Sticks. As in “Let's go, Sticks!”

    It meant Bailey Curry was getting ready to hit. And it was a yell as automatic as the rooster crowing at sunup.